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Koloa Road, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756
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All reviews grocery store cute shops shaved ice old hawaii quaint little town tree tunnel t shirts fun shopping hawaiian feel worth a visit garden island sugar mill art gallery lots of history few hours day trip laid back
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was once a sugar mill town on the south coast of Kauai. Today, it's mostly a cluster of tourist-oriented shops and restaurants, though the old buildings have some historical/architectural interest.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cary L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small town Hawaii on display at Old Koloa Town. It's just a short stretch of village shops and restaurants. This is essentially a one gas station and one grocery store town. BTW, the store, Big Save, makes great plate lunches, sandwiches and salads at the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank WarrenFretwell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

WE visited this town 2 years ago and loved it. Now, a mainland company has bought out the properties, are building a large shopping area, and the charm is gone. Several shops we loved are gone as it is going modern chasing the big tourist...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jwredlabel
Reviewed 31 October 2018

We made extensive us of the Big Save market for provisions and got coffee at the Aloha Roastery. There is also a food truck park here with several good food trucks. I highly recommend staying in the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank r0btrav
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Old Koloa Town is a quaint little stop and we like to stop by every time we visit. Cute shops, good restaurants, and a bit of history to boot. And lots of shade, too, which is always nice with the tropical sun.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wekemash
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Not only are there some great shopping opportunities here, but the area is full of history. This was a hub of the sugar industry in Kauai. in the middle of the main street there is a courtyard with the Koloa History center in it. There...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 18 October 2018

This town is primarily a collection of gift shops located right at the end of the tree tunnel. It's right on the way to Poipu so you can't miss it. It's also home of Koloa Zipline which was a great experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Glenn S
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped on a rainy day. We enjoyed. Really liked the Crazy Shirt Co. Also liked the mini museum next door to it. There's also an old smokestack left from a sugar mill. Food trucks are parked but the smokestack. A good...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank J-from-Marysville
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Old Koloa is a place worth visiting. We like to stop at places that highlight local color and history. The folks of Old Koloa Town made an effort to offer up some history. As you walk through the town, many of the buildings have plaques...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Gary B
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We stopped here on a whim but I am sure glad we did. It has some nice shops and it was a nice walk down the street checking it all out. I wish we had more time to explore more of the town itself. Parking...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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It is the Christian Riso Fine Art and it is open for business. I know the owners and it is NOT closing. They do some of the best framing I have ever seen!!
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